Oxford University Press India in collaboration with Valuepoint Academy are introducing English language courses to students as a part of the Oxford Quality Programme. This association will endeavour to improve communication skills, knowledge of English language and overall personality of students, towards improving their longer-term career prospects. Valuepoint Academy will run the programme at its Bangalore and Pune centres.
Speaking about this partnership, Paras Bansal, Business Head - Higher Education, Trade and Professional Learning, Oxford University Press India said "Proficiency in English is one of the accepted and identified parameters for better employment opportunities, not just in India but across several global geographies". He added "For English Language Teaching (ELT) content, we continually endeavour to develop and put out in several formats for benefit of learners."
About Oxford Quality Programme
It provides institutions with a suite of educational solutions for English language training.
This enables them to be assured in receiving high quality professional development, dedicated consultation services, comprehensive testing and assessment and the best quality English Language Teaching materials.
For over a period of two years, Valuepoint Academy will work in collaboration with Oxford University Press to provide quality curriculum, assessment materials and teacher training.
How is the partnership beneficial for students?
This partnership will offer the students, enhanced learning experience and access to world class content that include both print based course and digital learning tools.
The partnership will also introduce a 6 month diploma course supported by the study material from Oxford University Press. The students taking this course will receive a joint certificate from Valuepoint Academy and Oxford University Press upon the course completion.
About Oxford University Press
Oxford University Press (OUP) is the world's largest university press with the widest global presence. Its global academic publishing program spans the entire academic and higher education spectrum, including a wide array of scholarly and general interest books, journals, and online products.
Their mission is to support Oxford University's objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education. Their authors range from classic thinkers to modern masters, including twentieth-century Nobel Prize winners, and come from across the globe. OUP brings together leading scholars to address contemporary political issues.
About Valuepoint Academy
Valuepoint Academy is a premier institution engaged in teaching English Language and imparting Effective Communication Skills and Personality Development. It is located in the IT city of Bangalore and Pune.